Microcystis chroococcoidea West & G.S.West
Microcystis chroococcoidea West & G.S.West 1911: 296, pl. XXVI: figs 107-114
Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1911). Part VII. Freshwater algae. In: British Antarctic Expedition 1907-9. Vol. 1 Biology. (Murray, J. Eds), pp. 264-298.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Komárek & Anagnostidis (1999: 204) lists this species as an "Unrevised species"
The original authors note that it "might equally well be named 'Chroococcus microcystoidea." - (10 Jul 2014) - M.D. Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: Green Lake, Cape Royds, Antarctica. (West & West 1911: 296).
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.
Created: 23 July 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 10 July 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 July 2019.